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Domestic violence and legal aid

13 August 2014Updated: 2 October 2014By

Emma Scott writes about the consequences of victims of domestic violence being unable to access legal aid

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12 November 2014By

The government must reconsider its decision to take success fees from the compensation of infant claimants, says Tom Jones, head of policy at Thompsons Solicitors

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T v S: court 'micro-management'Subscription

11 November 2014By

John Bolch, author of the Family Lore blog, examines T v S [2013] EWHC 2521 (Fam).

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Webinar: Family law update 2014 (14 November 2014)

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In one of the four webinars inclusive in 2014 Family Section membership, Fiona Wood and Liz Cowell provide timely and practical advice on this year’s raft of changes to family law

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